Simple Halloween Costumes for the Family
Creative last-minute disguises that you can pull together with everyday household items. By Krissy Tiglias
Horrified at the idea of throwing a Halloween bash? Don’t be afraid—we’ve made a list of everything you’ll need for a frightfully fabulous event.
How To: Make a Gnome Costume
Make Gnome’s Beard: What You Need
White pom poms or cottonballs
1. Glue pom poms to visor. Hold for a few seconds to adhere.
Gnome’s Vest: What You Need
1. Cut paper bag down the middle. Then cut to fit holes for child’s arms and head.
2. Glue buttons on bag.
Gnome’s Belt: What You Need
Black trash bag
1. Fold trash bag into one long 4-inch thick piece, adhere with glue and black tape (on the top and bottom).
2. Cut cardboard to shape of square buckle, wrap with aluminum foil and adhere to one side of the vest.